News from the spirits, craft spirits, and beverage alcohol categories.

Former Brown-Forman Executive Named President & CEO of MGP

Griffin’s career with Brown-Forman, a leading global wine and spirits company with annual sales of approximately $4 billion, spanned 24 years. Griffin most recently spent a year as executive vice president of marketing for Next Level Spirits, a northern California-based producer, importer and distributor of premium wine and spirits brands.

TY KU Announces the Creation of Davos Brands, an Importer and Marketer of Luxury Wines and Spirits

The Company has been formed under the direction of Founder and former CEO of SVEDKA Vodka (currently the #2 imported vodka in the US), Guillaume Cuvelier, who will serve as its Vice Chairman. Davos Brands will own and partner with best in class wines and spirits brands to develop and execute innovative sales and marketing strategies.

Patrón Spirits Unveils Roca Patrón

For tequila lovers with a taste for something new yet extraordinarily steeped in tradition, Patrón Spirits is honored to unveil Roca Patrón, the company’s first line of tequilas produced entirely from the labor-intensive, centuries-old tahona process.